Learn German in Vienna


Learn German in Vienna

School

German school in Vienna

The German school in Vienna is centrally located in Vienna’s embassy district, opposite “Schloss Belvedere”. The city centre (Stephansplatz) is only 15 minutes away. It is a modern school with 6 bright, welcoming, tastefully furnished classrooms in a typically Viennese Art Nouveau building. Facilities include a multimedia library with 17 computers and free Wi-Fi access. Students are able to borrow German newspapers, magazines, DVD’s and CD’s at the school to help their language learning. There is a student lounge with coffee, cold beverages and snacks. The school is air-conditioned and students have Wi-fi access throughout the building.

During the busier months the school also uses 10-15 additional classrooms in a building next to the school. The school has its own Student Residence just 15 minutes from the school. German teachers are all qualified to teach German as a foreign language.

Courses

Standard course

This short term course is suitable for students that want a general German course focusing on the four key language skills: speaking, reading, writing and listening. Suitable for students with previous knowledge of German or complete beginners that have a short time to spend learning the language abroad.

Lessons per week 20 Duration 1-52 weeks
Levels Beginner to Advanced Students per class Maximum 12
Minutes per lesson 45 Minimum age 16
 

Intensive course

This course is as the standard course but with 10 extra German lessons per week in a mini group of no more than 8 students per class. Ideal for students that want an Intensive short term course.

 

Lessons per week 30 Duration 1-52 weeks
Levels Beginner to Advanced Students per class Maximum 12/8
Minutes per lesson 45 Minimum age 16
 

Combined course

Students follow the Standard German course and have an extra 10 private lessons each week depending on how intensive a course they desire. Perfect for students that want the diversity of a group course but would like a few private lessons to focus on a specific area of the language, topic or exam.

Lessons per week 20 + 10, Duration 1-12 weeks
Levels Beginner to Advanced Students per class Maximum 12
Minutes per lesson 45 Minimum age 16

 

Private tuition

20, 25 or 30 private lessons per week. Lessons can be tailored to the needs and requirements of the students, to a particular subject or focusing on a specific exam. Students can have private lessons on a 2 to 1 basis providing they are of a similar ability.

Lessons per week 20, 25 or 30 Duration 1-12 weeks
Levels Beginner to Advanced Students per class 1:1 or 2:1
Minutes per lesson 45 Minimum age 16

 

German & Music course

Students follow the Standard German course (20 lessons) or the Intensive course (30 lessons) and have 1 music lesson a week. Music instruction takes place at the Vienna Conservatory which is about 20 minutes from the school. .
Practical music lessons:You receive one individual instrumental or vocal lesson per week.
Theoretical music lessons:One theoretical subject per week, such as history of music, music composition, acoustics, instrumental music tuition.
Practise facilities: Information on rehearsal rooms in Vienna is available at the school. (approx. EUR 2,5 to EUR 7 per hour).
Theoretical lessons may be cancelled without substitution during exam periods in January, June and September.

Lessons per week 20+1 or 30 +1 Duration 1-12 weeks
Levels Beginner to Advanced Students per class Maximum 12
Minutes per lesson 45 Minimum age 16

Accommodation

Host Family

Accommodation in a host family is definitely the best way of practising your German and getting to know Austria and its people outside of the classroom. Host families can be childless couples, parents with schoolchildren or older people whose grown-up children have already left home. You may choose from use of the kitchen, substantial breakfast only or half-board with a three-course lunch or evening meal. You have your own single or twin room. You share the bathroom and the kitchen with your host family.

Student Residence

Feel at home in our friendly Student Residence! 20 modern Superior Apartments (ensuite) and Standard Apartments (single or shared bedroom) offer you recreational space and contact with other international students – only 10 to 15 minutes from the language school and Vienna’s city centre.

A recently renovated Art Nouveau building in a calm Viennese neighbourhood is the perfect starting point for successful learning, amazing walks and interesting tours in the European metropolis of arts and culture. There are two categories of apartment:

Standard Apartments

You live in a single or twin room with other students in an apartment (60-75 m2) with Sat TV, radio, free WLAN/WI-FI. 2-5 students share a fully equipped kitchen, bathroom and toilet. Rooms are cleaned twice a week.
3 options are available:

• Twin room

• Single room

• Twin room for single us

Superior Apartments

Own apartment for single use or for 2 persons (30-40 m2) with fully equipped kitchen, Sat TV, radio, free WLAN/WI-FI and your own bathroom and toilet. Rooms are cleaned Monday through to Friday.

Meals

The apartments feature a fully equipped kitchen with fridge, cooking facilities, crockery and cutlery, perfect for preparing your own food in a private atmosphere. You can also book breakfast or half-board. Our breakfast buffet features freshly-baked rolls, croissants, bacon, cheese, fruits, yoghurt and muesli. If you opt for half-board, lunch is available in a nice restaurant close to the school.

Shared Apartments

You are accommodated in a well-maintained flat, often shared with other students. The use of the kitchen is included in the price. The flat contains all the usual utensils and crockery. Single or double room with shared bathroom and kitchen. Most flats are also equipped with their own washing machine and TV.

 

Transfer

A transfer service from Vienna airport or station to your accommodation is available at an extra cost. Alternatively we can provide you with advice on travel.

Leisure

The school's packed activity programme and special interest classes will present a diverse view of Vienna, Austrian culture and German language. (5 cultural activity lessons per week are included in the price of your German course). The cultural and special interest programme is held in German.

Dates & Prices

Dates & Prices: Vienna

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Summary

School size Medium
Minimum age 16
Levels Beginner to Advanced
Exams TRKI  (Test of Russian as a Foreign Language)
Accommodation
  • Host family
  • Residence
  • Shared apartment
download Free WiFi